Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Gateway Primary Care Clinic in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - Clinic to Providence Medical Group Gateway Medical Plaza in Portland, OR.

This is a rewarding and fully benefited full-time opportunity to work in a busy ambulatory clinic setting and make a difference with some of Portland's most under-served populations. This role calls for a blend of triage, desktop work, and hands-on patient care and is located in Northeast Portland. The schedule is Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm, no weekends or holidays.

In this position, you will:

  • Be the professional responsible for facilitating the patient care flow in the clinic while providing direct patient care for an assigned provider.

  • Facilitate the workflow in the area by conducting nursing assessments and documentation.

  • Contribute expertise in the areas of patient scheduling, telephone advice and pharmacy needs.

  • Assist with maintaining compliance to professional nursing standards and regulatory requirements and will support physicians in delivering quality health care to patients taking into account the patients' individual physical or age-related needs.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current unencumbered Oregon Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • Skills assessing vital signs, providing direct patient care, managing time effectively, and practicing safety techniques

  • Demonstrated knowledge of age-specific care for geriatric, adult, and young adults patients applicable to clinic setting

  • Knowledge, skills and abilities are acquired through obtaining a college degree in nursing

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year of related experience in an ambulatory setting or medical office

  • Supervisory experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 138253